Giessibl, Franz J. and Pielmeier, Florian and Eguchi, Toyoaki and An, Toshu and Hasegawa, Yukio (2011) Comparison of force sensors for atomic force microscopy based on quartz tuning forks and length-extensional resonators. Physical Review B (PRB) 84 (12), 125409-1-125409-15.
The force sensor is key to the performance of atomic force microscopy (AFM). Nowadays, most atomic force microscopes use micromachined force sensors made from silicon, but piezoelectric quartz sensors are being applied at an increasing rate, mainly in vacuum. These self-sensing force sensors allow a relatively easy upgrade of a scanning tunneling microscope to a combined scanning tunneling/atomic ...
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|Date:||6 September 2011|
|Institutions:||Physics > Institute of Experimental and Applied Physics > Chair Professor Giessibl > Group Franz J. Giessibl|
|Projects:||SFB 689: Spinphänomene in reduzierten Dimensionen|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||500 Science > 530 Physics|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Yes|
|Deposited on:||05 Jul 2012 06:10|
|Last modified:||12 May 2016 12:33|